WIKIPEDIA LECTURE SERIES: Larry Sanger, co-founder and the original
organizer of Wikipedia, presents, "Citizendium: A New Vision for
Online Knowledge Communities," Thursday, Feb. 7, 7 p.m., Ballroom A,
Student Center. Dr. Marshall Poe, 2008 McAndless Scholar, will provide
a response. This event is part of the College of Arts and Sciences'
lecture series, "Wikipedia: The Democratization of Knowledge or the
Triumph of Amateurs?" Sanger is now editor-in-chief of the Citizendium
project, another free wiki encyclopedia project which aims to address
various perceived flaws in the Wikipedia system. For more information,
call Angie Davidson, 487-4344.
Relatedly, check out the Memory Archive.